Illuminate Someone’s Day with a Heartfelt Letter

Have you ever received a letter in the mail that lifted your spirits? There’s a unique warmth in handwritten notes that surpasses quick texts or emails. Taking the time to write a letter demonstrates genuine care and has the power to bring a smile to someone’s face. Whether it’s words of appreciation, encouragement, or a friendly hello, the impact of putting pen to paper is profound. So, why not brighten someone’s day with a letter today? It might be the small act of kindness that makes their entire week.

Connect with Inspirational Women in Prison

Are you eager to connect with remarkable women currently incarcerated? While it might seem unconventional, these women are truly inspiring individuals who have faced unimaginable challenges. Despite their circumstances, they’ve demonstrated resilience and strength. Reaching out to them offers the chance to make a real difference in their lives and form lasting connections. Take the first step, start connecting with these amazing women in prison today.

Women Behind Bars

Unlock the opportunity to connect with incarcerated women through Women Behind Bars. Our inmate classified website enables you to strike up conversations and form bonds with women in need of someone to talk to. With our assistance, you can brighten up someone’s day and make a positive difference in the life of a female inmate.

Effortless Connection Made Simple

Our platform streamlines the process of connecting with female inmates seeking a pen pal. Complete our registration form and start searching for your ideal female pen pal today. Browse through our inmate classifieds and discover someone you’d like to write to. With Women Behind Bars, finding the perfect pen pal is easy, allowing you to connect with extraordinary women behind bars.

Send a Letter Today

Brighten up the day of female prisoners by writing a letter today! With Women Behind Bars, you can connect with female inmates seeking a friend to talk to. Our female inmate classifieds service provides a unique way to connect with someone new, showing them that someone cares and making a positive difference in their life. So, write a letter to a prisoner today and bring a ray of brightness into someone’s day!

Women Behind Bars Help


Normal turn around time is minutes to just a few hours when addresses are purchased online.

What am I paying for and why?

Women Behind Bars – Prison Pen Pals Writing female Prison Pen Pal and want some help? Let Women Behind Bars help you answer your questions about meeting female inmates and women in jail.

What you will receive for your $4.00 payment is a postal address of a female inmate of a prison or jail located in the United States.

Unlike other prison pen pal sites, the ladies of Women Behind Bars are NOT charged to be on this site.

Most, if not all, of the other prison pen pal sites charge the ladies to be on their site. Women Behind Bars does not believe in this sort of idea.

Women Behind Bars has the belief that the ladies are going through enough and they should not have to pay to communicate with people on the outside.

Rest assured you are truly helping these ladies by purchasing their address from Women Behind Bars knowing that we never take advantage of the ladies unique situation in order to bring them to something or someone that can be their “Ray of Hope”.

Continued Help With Inmate Pen Pals


You can pay using Paypal with our secure order form.

Inmate pen pals

Postal Mail

You may also chose to mail in your payment by completing your order on line and using the invoice we email you to make your payment.  In addition, it will contain the complete order as well as the mailing information. You may also print an order form HERE and mail it with your payment.


As of August 6, 2001- Due to problems, we NO longer accept personal or business checks. For this reason, Please choose travelers checks or money orders.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Women Behind Bars only accepts U.S. Dollars WE DO NOT ACCEPT FOREIGN CURRENCY

Women Behind Bars inmate pen pals – Help


The last thing on a ladies mind when she is going home, so if a properly addressed letter is returned, I will replace that address with 2 of your choice. Send me a copy of your returned letter with your your choices and an email address for delivery.

I hope this has helped answer any questions you might have.  however, please feel free to contact me, Todd, with your questions or comments and I will personally answer them as fast as possible.  By all means, if you speak to or communicate with any pen pal that is distrustful in any way, contact us immediately.

How To Write Prisoners

  • Create an account( it’s free )
  • Browse through the Prison Pen Pal listings
  • Find someone that interests you ( or more than just one )
  • Click the “purchase now” button after each prison pen pal you wish to contact to add their address to your shopping cart
  • Check out
  • Your address(es) will be available for download in your account under the “downloads” section
  • Grab a pen
  • Start writing to your new prison pen pal
  • THAT’S IT!

Send us snail mail to:

Women Behind Bars

P.O. Box 284 

Hobart, IN 46342

Have questions, comments or concerns?  Send us a message..

You can also call our office 9am – 5pm CST – 219.979.4629